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The Growth Show

191 EpisodesProduced by HubSpotWebsite

It’s never been easier to start a business, but it’s even harder to succeed. Each episode explores the inspiring stories behind how people grow a business, an idea, or a movement.


Building Better Bots: Ryan Block on Why Computers Can’t Replace Humans (Yet)

Are computers replacing humans? In short: not yet. That’s what Ryan Block, co-founder of Begin, believes, anyway - and he knows a thing or two about bots. In fact, his team is building one of their own, one that helps you stay on top of everything you've got going on. Ryan knows better than most what the bot timeline means for humans, and despite huge tech advancements, he’s largely skeptical. In fact, he claims we’re “15 Nobel Prizes away” from anything that could even remotely replace humans. In this episode, Ryan discusses our misinformed user expectations of bots, the mysterious future of bots, and their possible implications for humanity. Bonus: Watch a piece of this recording here:

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